Jacobs, David Z. and Jacobs, Mrs., (née Travis) (Anniversary: 55 on 16 Jan 1944)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 20 Jan 1944, p. 4

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Mr. and Mrs. David Z. Jacobs, of Winona, celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary at their home on Sunday. Mr. Jacobs is 78 and Mrs. Jacobs is 76 years of age. Many relatives and friends were present from Beamsville, Grassies, Grimsby, Vinemount, Winona, Stoney Creek, Hamilton and Toronto. Mrs. Jacobs was born at Grassies and Mr. Jacobs at Blackheath. They were married in 1889 at the home of the bride's parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Moses Travis, of Grassies, by the Rev. Gordon Murray. They have two daughters. A son, Roy Jacobs, was killed in action in the first World War in 1918. The daughters are: Mrs. David C. Thomson, Grimsby, and Mrs. Milan G. Krick, Grimsby. They have one granddaughter, Marie Krick and one step-granddaughter, Eileen Thomson. Mr. Jacobs is one of a family of seven children, and six are still living. Three sisters and one brother were present at the reunion: Mrs. M.A. Althouse, Hamilton; Mrs. G.E. Travis and Mrs. G. Elmer Hildreth, both of Vinemount, and Robert Jacobs, of Grassies. Another brother, George Jacobs, of Dauphin, Manitoba, was unable to be present. Afternoon tea was served and a real get-together was enjoyed by the many guests.

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Genealogical Resource
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Wedding Anniversaries
Date of Publication:
20 Jan 1944
Date Of Event:
16 Jan 1944
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Jacobs, David Z. and Jacobs, Mrs., (née Travis) (Anniversary: 55 on 16 Jan 1944)